August – Detailed travel advice now available

August – Detailed travel advice now available

Line closures – plan ahead this August

There will be lines closures and fewer trains from 26 August to 2 September 2017 including four working days as the Thameslink Programme continues to rebuild London Bridge station and the surrounding railway.

No Southeastern trains to or from Charing Cross, Waterloo East or London Bridge from Saturday 26 August to Saturday 2 September inclusive. Trains will go to alternative London stations. This includes four working days.














There will be a dramatically reduced Southern service to and from London Bridge on 26 and 27 August over the bank holiday weekend.

Plan ahead using our detailed travel advice
If you are planning to travel into London between these dates, you may need to travel outside of peak times, work from home or use alternative routes.

Detailed travel advice is available online at

Also use Waterloo?
Betweem 5 and 28 August 2017, fewer trains will run in and out of London Waterloo. This includes the busiest times of the day – the morning and evening peaks. Platforms 1-9 will be closed throughout this time so the work can be carried out.

For more information about the Waterloo & South West Upgrade, please visit

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